Education Tech Company Nepris Closes $5 Million In Funding

By Dan Anderson
03/16/2020 Pulse 2.0

…And this funding round gives Nepris the ability to scale up, expand to new regions and sign more industry partnerships supporting all 16 CTE (Career and Technical Education) clusters…Read full article here.

By |March 25th, 2020|Categories: Client Articles, Nepris|Tags: |

Free and Discounted Ed Tech Tools for Online Learning During the Coronavirus Pandemic

By Dian Schaffhauser
03/16/2020 on Campus Technology

As more and more colleges and universities are shutting down their campuses over the next several weeks in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19, education technology companies have stepped forward to help move student learning to the virtual realm. Some companies are making their paid services free through the rest of the school year; others are lifting limits to services and/or adding premium features to […]

By |March 20th, 2020|Categories: CirQLive, Client Articles, Modo, Nepris, Turnitin|Tags: , , , |

10 free higher ed resources during coronavirus pandemic

03/18/2020 on University Business

Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, solution providers are offering colleges and universities resources, services and teaching materials at no charge …Read full article here.

By |March 20th, 2020|Categories: CirQLive, Client Articles, Modo, Turnitin|Tags: , , |

Seven company offerings specifically for COVID-19

The current edition of this post is found here:

The following education companies are offering free resources to K-12 schools, colleges, and universities. Please note, these are new offerings specifically created to help schools deal with COVID-19

Contact us for sources and statements (email or phone) regarding several angles on COVID-19. 

Turnitin continues to operate at full capacity with mandatory work-at-home policy for employees. There is no effect on capacity and in […]

By |March 16th, 2020|Categories: my 500 words|

How We Shifted From From Static Learning To Constructionist Learning

03/02/2020 on Teach Thought

…Paul’s interest in a collaborative project came at a synchronistic time for me. I had just brought the movie “Most Likely to Succeed” to my school and I had just been introduced to SAM Labs. The film explores a collaborative history and science constructionist project at High Tech High in San Diego. SAM Labs is a cutting-edge coding and electronic technology kit for teachers to bring engaging STEAM projects to their students…Read full […]

By |March 11th, 2020|Categories: Client Articles, Nepris|Tags: |

Are Algorithmically-Generated Term Papers the Next Big Challenge to Academic Integrity?

By Jeffrey R. Young on EdSurge

…For instance, some students take paragraphs from found papers (or ones purchased from sites that sell them), put them into Google Translate and translate them into German, then take the result and translate them back into English. That’s according to Valerie Schreiner, a chief product officer at Turnitin, a company that sells plagiarism-detection software…Read full article here.

By |February 17th, 2020|Categories: Client Articles, Turnitin|Tags: |